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Tag Archives: CMS

Sixty Days or Sixty Minutes – What is Your Breach Reporting Deadline?

Posted in Health Reform, Security Breach Notification

If you are a federally-facilitated health insurance exchange (FFE), a “non-Exchange entity”, or a State Exchange, the answer is “Quick, report!”  Those involved with the new health insurance exchanges (or “Marketplaces”?  The name, like the rules, seems to be a moving and elusive target) should make note that privacy and security incidents and breaches are… Continue Reading

Fox Rothschild to Participate at NIST and CMS Security Rule Conference

Posted in Speaking Engagements & Conferences

As HITECH refocuses the health care industry’s attention on security, the role of National Institute of Standards and Technology (“NIST”) in developing standards for health information security will become more center stage.   On May 18, 2009, Fox Rothschild LLP will present at the NIST and CMS Security Rule Conference in Gaithersburg, Maryland called: “Safeguarding Health Information:… Continue Reading